The table below looks at the statistics for OSSEC skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSSEC over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
OSSEC
UK
Rank - 923 -
Permanent jobs citing OSSEC 0 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.004% -
As % of the Systems Management category - 0.051% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Median salary - £42,500 -
UK excluding London median salary - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Systems Management Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
7119 7864 7610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 8.47% 7.85% 7.38%
Number of salaries quoted 5836 6428 6095
Median salary £55,000 £51,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.79% +8.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,909 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

OSSEC
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing OSSEC as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

OSSEC Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

OSSEC
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OSSEC within the UK.

OSSEC Salary Trend in the UK

OSSEC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT jobs citing OSSEC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for OSSEC.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Nessus
1 1 (100.00%) Sourcefire
1 1 (100.00%) Snort
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (100.00%) PKI
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
1 1 (100.00%) PaaS
1 1 (100.00%) OpenVPN
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 1 (100.00%) vCloud

OSSEC
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) IaaS
1 1 (100.00%) PaaS
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ISE
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) OpenVPN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) EMC VNX
1 1 (100.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (100.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Presales
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) pfSense
1 1 (100.00%) Snort
1 1 (100.00%) vCloud
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Nessus
1 1 (100.00%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) AlienVault
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) LogRhythm
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) Sourcefire
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
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